Business Administration  Bachelor of Science

The online BS in Business Administration (BSBA) offers 11 concentrations to help you build a strong business foundation in your area of interest.

120 Credits
Starts September 2, 2024


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Business Administration Degree Online Overview

Flexibility is key to success in today’s competitive business environment. Those who can adapt to diverse business environments and situations become tomorrow’s leaders and innovators.

The online BS in Business Administration from Cambridge College prepares you for a variety of careers in business. Focused on critical thinking and communication strategies, this online bachelor’s degree program allows you to develop a firm grasp on business fundamentals and apply them to virtually any industry.

Online Business Administration Degree Program Highlights

This online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree program is designed to help you develop the core values and skills needed to be an asset to any company. You will gain a solid foundation in skills like:

  • Communication
  • Leadership techniques
  • Ethical and legal concepts
  • Theoretical and operational business principles
  • Decision-making

I wanted to further my career and develop my knowledge in management and business skills that I did not have when I achieved my associate degree.

Rebecca Tavares
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Rebecca Tavares

The professors are passionate about teaching, going above and beyond to accommodate. They helped me develop as a global citizen.

Wichelet Fevrier
BS in Business Administration
Wichelet Fevrier, Graduate

Learning Outcomes

In this program, you will learn to:

  • Analyze the effectiveness of business and strategic plans in the context of global, political, social and technological environments.
  • Examine key ethical and legal concepts, policies, and principles in diverse, changing work environments.
  • Apply quantitative and qualitative research to critically evaluate major business issues.
  • Analyze the operational and theoretical principles of business, particularly in the industry-specific disciplines of accounting, finance, marketing, and management.
  • Communicate and present data, ideas, and concepts in business administration in a clear and effective fashion.

Online MBA Tuition Information

Cost Per Credit
Total Program Tuition
Cost Per Credit$502
Credits* 120 credits
Total Program Tuition $60,240

*See curriculum sheet for a breakdown of credits and credit ranges.

  1. Choose your program of study. Browse our Program Finder to find your program.
  2. Complete and sign the online application.
  3. Pay the $50 application fee ($100 for international students) by the term start date.
  4. Send official transcripts directly to Cambridge College in a sealed, unopened envelope. Learn How to Send Transcripts
  5. Fulfill any additional program-specific admissions requirements.
  6. Ensure you have internet access, and a fully functional laptop or desktop computer that can play audio and video and access Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint).

Note: Your admission file must be complete and accepted before your financial aid may be awarded, before your transfer credit may be evaluated, and before you may register for classes.

Cambridge College undergraduate admission also requires at least one of the following:

  • Original high school transcript showing graduation or a recognized equivalent such as a General Educational Development (GED) or HiSET certificate
  • Or an affidavit confirming high school program completion in a state-approved homeschool setting.
  • Or, if not required by state law, proof of high school education in a homeschool setting meeting state attendance exemptions
  • Or enrollment in an eligible career pathway program
  • Or proof of passing scores on an approved ability-to-benefit test (such as the Accuplacer Test administered by Cambridge College)
  • Or nine credit hours of Cambridge College course work, applicable toward an undergraduate degree or certificate, completed with grades of B or better. (Non-matriculated students may not receive aid while earning credits.)
  • Or 24 or more credits earned from a regionally or nationally accredited college or university. Note: Official college transcripts are evaluated for transfer credit. Courses not included in an earned associate degree must be earned at a grade of C or better to be eligible for transfer.

Careers in Business Administration

You may be interested in this online BS in Business Administration degree program if you want to advance in your existing career track or take the first steps toward a business career. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for those working in business and financial occupations is $76,850.*

Nearly all of our students are working adults who recognize Cambridge College as a good fit for its convenience and flexibility. Approximately 63% of our online students are employed at organizations with a Corporate Partner relationship with Cambridge College.


Median annual wage for business and financial occupations*


New business and finance job openings projected annually*

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Business and Financial Occupations, (visited October 12, 2023).

Business Administration Jobs

The online BS in Business Administration prepares you for roles in areas like:

  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human resources
  • Sales

Faculty Spotlight

Paula G. Bramante

Paula G. Bramante


Assistant Vice President for Teaching and Learning Technologies and Professor

Senior eLearning leader at Cambridge College Global, formerly New England College of Business. Led the migration of on-campus courses to the online format and provided leadership through the growth phases of moving from a junior college to a graduate school. Experienced at leading eLearning instructional design teams at both the higher education and corporate level. Successfully managed cross-functional virtual teams in support of the implementation of 3 new learning management systems...

Vivian M. Hatziyannis

Vivian M. Hatziyannis


Senior Faculty and Senior Instructor

Vivian Hatziyannis is dedicated to the mission of being a good teacher. With many years of experience operating her own consulting business, she finds joy in training clients on technology and innovation. Vivian completed her undergraduate academic work at Boston University and her graduate work at Tufts University. Residing in Medford, she cherishes time with her two adult children and four beautiful grandchildren. Teaching at Cambridge College, Vivian has had the pleasure of encountering...

Christopher Weir

Christopher Weir


Program Chair ASBA, BSBA, DMK, SEM/BSE and Professor

Dr. Chris Weir brings over 25 years of professional marketing and management experience to the virtual classroom to augment the theoretical aspects of the courses he teaches. He has developed marketing plans and campaigns for such national brands as Campbell Soup, Dodge cars, Lever Brothers, Major League Baseball and Schaefer Beer.